Older But No Safer

Our Older But No Safer project works with older women and communities to increase awareness about domestic abuse and provide greater protection for women aged 55 and over. Older women may have been living with domestic abuse all their adult lives, in silence and invisible, or it can start in later years. This project equips…

Safety Planning

A Safety Plan can help increase your safety if you are affected by domestic abuse and protect you and your children. Always keep your mobile phone with you. Make sure it is charged and you have credit if you need to call for help. Save important telephone numbers on your phone, so that you can…

Courses for Women

We provide personal development courses and group work for women affected by domestic abuse including Journey to Freedom, My Life My Choices and You & Me Mum. Journey To Freedom Everyone has the right to feel safe and live their lives free from abuse.  Meet with women who have had similar experiences and share your…

Reconnect Groups

Reconnect Groups provides social activities and group work for women affected by domestic abuse. Reconnect offers women a friendly and welcoming atmosphere to relax and meet others, be supported, build confidence and move forward.  Activities include  getting out for a walk, visit to local coffee shop, talks with guest speakers and art & crafts. Reconnect aims…

Support in the Community

Community based staff work with women affected by domestic abuse to provide information, one to one support, practical help and group work. Floating Support Floating Support staff work with women to identify their individual needs and develop a support plan including: Safety Planning Housing Information Money Management Specialist Services Court Support Advocacy We provide information…

Emergency Accommodation

We provide emergency accommodation for women who are affected by domestic abuse in refuge and self-contained flats. Refuge is a safe place with specialised staff on hand to provide information, practical help and one-to-one support. Virginia House Virginia House is emergency accommodation available to women and children affected by domestic abuse. Recently refurbished, it includes…